“Song of the Volga Boatmen” HQ – Leonid Kharitonov & The Red Army Choir (1965)

Leonid Kharitonov and the Russian Red Army Choir perform the Russian folk song “Ej Uhnem!” (“The Song of the Volga Boatmen” or “Yo, Heave Ho!”), with English subtitles.

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Nikolay Gres “The Song About the Headman”

Nikolay Gres (tenor) & The Alexandrov Red Army Choir perform “The Cossack Levko’s Song About the Headman” from the opera “The Night in May” by Rimsky-Korsakov, Story by Nikolay Gogol.
Conductor – Boris Alexandrov
Early 60-s. Continue reading